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Seventh Grade

Saturday, May 15, 2021  9 a.m. - 12 Noon.
The Archdiocese of Washington sponsors a Catholic High School Fair in the spring. Click here for information and registration form. Participation is free. The virtual fair provides a convenient way for families to meet representatives from the high schools and learn more about the admissions process and tuition assistance - all at one site. The fair is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Washington in partnership with the Catholic high schools.

November 7th, 2021
Open House 


Fall/Winter of Eighth Grade

All on-campus events have been postponed at this time due to COVID-19 restrictions. Please continue to check back periodically for updates. The below dates are subject to change depending on DeMatha and the Archdiocese of Washington guidelines.

Register online for a tour.  Click on Plan A Visit to register.

Begin your Application for Admission for the 2022-2023 Academic Year. See 'Application Process.'

October 7st & 26th 6 PM 
Information Sessions for Prospective Students 6:00 PM. 

October 1st
Apply for Archdiocesan Tuition Assistance,(TADS) click here for application.

October 26th
Apply online for High School Placement Test (HSPT). Click here to register. 

Apply online to FACTS for DeMatha tuition assistance (DeMatha Grants). Applications due December 15th. Click here for online application.

November 7th
Open House

November 16th
Request transcripts & recommendations via Admissions Portal.

November 23rd
High School Choice window opens on HSPT site. Indicate DeMatha on this form.

December 4th
Tuition Assistance application(TADS) due to the Archdiocese of Washington. Please visit the ADW site for more information. Register for the HSPT by this date.

December 4th & 11th
High School Placement Test (HSPT) administered at DeMatha. Online pre-registration is required by November 28th. Students report to the main building at 8:30 a.m. Testing ends at 12:15 p.m.

December 11th
Last date for selecting DeMatha as a choice on the HSPT registration form.

December 15th
Online Application for Admission to DeMatha Catholic High School due. DeMatha Tuition Assistance application (online via FACTS) due.
Catholic School Students' Middle School Transcripts due.

January 17th, 2022 
Teacher Recommendations (3) & transcripts (Non-Catholic School Students) due.

February 18th after 3 pm
Decision notification via Admissions Portal.

March 11th
Enrollment forms and fees due for the Class of 2025. 

March 15th
DeMatha Tuition Assistance application FOR TRANSFERS (online via FACTS) due.

Spring/Summer Prior to 9th Grade (2021)

April 19th
New Student Welcome Night at 7 pm. Virtual 

May 22nd & June 12th 
Placement Exams for New Students. Report to the Main Building, rooms 327 & 329 at 9:00 AM. No calculators allowed. Bring 2 pencils.

July 15th
Health Forms due in Main Office.

August 6th
Schedules mailed.

August 8th
Mothers Welcome Tea - (New Students)

August 14th
Used Book Sale and DeMatha Parent Organization Uniform sale in the Antler Room.